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"Winter Storm Watch" ...Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon... * what...heavy mixed precipitation possible. Total snow and sleet accumulations of 3 to 6 inches and ice accumulations of up to one tenth of an inch possible. * Where...portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut and southeast New York. * When...from Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. * Additional details...travel could be very difficult at any point during the storm. Rapidly falling temperatures Sunday afternoon into the evening could cause any standing water to quickly freeze over. Strong wind gusts Sunday afternoon into the night could bring down tree limbs and power lines. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Winter Storm Watch means there is potential for significant snow, sleet or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts. , "Special Statement" Light snow will continue to fall across the area through much of the morning commute, except east of NYC, where light snow may continue into the mid morning hours. Total snowfall amounts should generally be an inch or less. Motorists should be prepared for the possibility of slippery roads and use caution while driving. 451 am EST Fri Jan 18 2019 Light snow will continue to fall across the area through much of the morning commute, except east of NYC, where light snow may continue into the mid morning hours. Total snowfall amounts should generally be an inch or less. Motorists should be prepared for the possibility of slippery roads and use caution while driving. -- Friday Jan.18 19,07:04 AM

Officials: Suspect Wanted for Assault, Robbery of Franklin Square Gas Station Clerk

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An unknown male approached a male employee of Sunoco, forcibly pushed the victim, and demanded cash, cops say.

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NCPD reports a Robbery that occurred in Franklin Square (suspect pictured above).

Photo by: Nassau County Police Department

Franklin Square, NY - January 9, 2019 - Fifth Squad detectives report the details of a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, January 08, 2019 at 8:40 pm in Franklin Square.
 
According to detectives, an unknown male approached a male employee of Sunoco located at 355 Franklin Avenue and informed the employee he wanted to purchase cigarettes. The employee entered a booth to complete the transaction. At this time, the subject forcibly pushed the victim, 26, and demanded cash from the register. The victim complied and the subject fled the scene northbound on Franklin Avenue with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency.
 
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.